X114 Road Maintenance Workers Vacancies

X114 Road Maintenance Workers Vacancies

X114 Road Maintenance Workers Vacancies

The Makhuduthamaga Local Municipality, situated within the Sekhukhune District Municipality in the Limpopo province of South Africa, is currently inviting qualified candidates to apply for the role of EPWP Road Maintenance Workers. With 114 positions available, evenly distributed between the NEBO and VEEPLAATS regions, this is an excellent chance to join a dedicated team focused on improving local road infrastructure. The application deadline is June 28, 2024, offering a minimum daily wage of R 145.

Overview of the Role

As a Road Maintenance Worker at Makhuduthamaga Local Municipality, you will play a vital role in maintaining and enhancing the local roadways, ensuring safety and accessibility for the community.


To be considered for this position, applicants must meet the following criteria:

Education: Completed STD 6/Grade 8.
Identification: Provide a valid ID copy.
Residency: Must be a resident of Makhuduthamaga Local Municipality.
Proof of residence from Moshate or a Councillor must be included with the application.
These prerequisites ensure that the opportunities benefit local residents who understand the community’s needs and can contribute effectively.
Key Performance Areas

As a Road Maintenance Worker, your responsibilities will include a variety of tasks essential for road upkeep and safety:

  1. Construction of Culverts and Side Drains
    Culverts and side drains manage water flow and prevent erosion. You will construct these structures to ensure efficient drainage and road stability.
  2. Erect and Maintain Steel Guardrails and Gabions**
    Guardrails and gabions are critical for road safety, providing barriers to prevent vehicles from veering off the road. You will install and maintain these features to protect motorists and pedestrians.
  3. Road Sign Installation
    Proper road signage is crucial for safe navigation. You will install and maintain road signs to provide clear and accurate information to drivers, enhancing road safety.
  4. Surfacing and Pothole Patching
    Maintaining a smooth road surface is essential for safety and comfort. You will resurface roads and patch potholes to ensure a safe driving experience.
  5. Road Fencing and Pipe Laying
    Fencing delineates road boundaries and enhances safety, while pipe laying is crucial for proper drainage and utility management. You will erect fences and lay pipes as part of your duties.
  6. Grass Cutting
    Overgrown grass can obstruct visibility and pose safety hazards. You will cut grass along roadways to maintain clear sightlines and improve the overall appearance of the roads.
  7. Road Markings
    Clear road markings guide traffic and ensure safety. You will apply and maintain road markings to provide clear instructions and delineate lanes, pedestrian crossings, and other important areas.
  8. Sand and Rubbish Removal
    Keeping roadways clean is vital for aesthetics and safety. You will remove sand and rubbish from roads to prevent accidents and keep traffic flowing smoothly.
  9. Culvert Cleaning
    Culverts must be kept clear for proper water flow. You will regularly clean culverts to prevent blockages and ensure efficient drainage.
  10. Perform Any Other Duties
    Flexibility and adaptability are key. You may be called upon to perform additional duties as needed, contributing to various aspects of road maintenance and infrastructure improvement.

Benefits of the Role

Working as a Road Maintenance Worker at Makhuduthamaga Local Municipality offers several benefits:

Job Security: The municipality is a stable employer, providing job security for local residents.
Skill Development: The role offers the opportunity to develop valuable skills in road construction and maintenance.
Community Contribution: You will directly contribute to the safety and development of your community.
Fair Wage: The position offers a minimum daily wage of R 145, ensuring fair compensation for your work.

How to Apply?

To apply for the above post use: The application form/Letter must be accompanied by a detailed CV, originally certified copies (not old than 3 months) of standard 6/Grade 8 an identity document and proof of residence.


Related Opportunities

ENQUIRIES: HR:013 265 8658/16 Switchboard: (013) 265 8600/14 Applications should be directed to the below address.

Please forward application to: The Municipal Manager, Makhuduthamaga Local Municipality, Private Bag X434, Jane Furse, 1085 OR Hand- delivered to: Stand No 1, Groblersdal Road, Jane Furse, 1085 Municipal Reception.

CV’s should be dropped at the following places: Makhuduthamaga Local Municipality Main office.

Women and in (people with disability) are encouraged to apply. Successful candidate will be stationed is Jane Furse Makhuduthamaga Municipality Main Office.

About makhuduthamaga local municipality

Makhuduthamaga Municipality is a local municipality within Sekhukhune District Municipality, in the Limpopo province of South Africa. 

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